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Modern Day Management of Headache

Questions and Answers

K Ravishankar Randolph Warren Evans Shuu-Jiun Wang

400 pages
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd

This book is a comprehensive guide to the management of headaches.

Divided into five sections, chapters are presented in a question and answer format.

The book begins with an overview of headaches, explaining classification, diagnostic testing and pathophysiology.

The following sections cover primary headaches (migraine, tension-related) and secondary headaches (post trauma, vascular-related, infections).

The final sections discuss headaches in specific patient groups such as children, the elderly, women, and in pregnancy; and complementary and alternative therapies.

Key points

  • Comprehensive guide to management of headaches
  • Covers both primary and secondary headaches, and specific patient groups
  • Includes section on complementary and alternative therapies
  • Highly experienced, internationally recognised editor and author team
Author Bio

K Ravishankar MD
Consultant in Charge, The Headache and Migraine Clinics, Jaslok and Lilavati Hospitals, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Randolph Warren Evans
Clinical Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas, USA

Shuu-Jiun Wang
Professor and Chairman, Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Deputy Director, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan